Launching Of The Q4 1967

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No title - Launching of the Q4.

Technicolor.

Various shots of the Q4. C/U and M/S propellor. M/S and L/S ship hanging over slipway. L/S of the ship. L/S as Queen Elizabeth II walks along with Lord Aberconway, Chairman of John Brown and Company, and Managing Director John Rannie. M/S...

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Cataloguer:
Emma
Stock:
Colour
Sound:
Sound
Media URN:
56428
Sort Number:
67/077
Time in/Out:
01:35:38:00 / 01:39:47:00
Canister:
67/77
Film ID:
2041.25
Issue Date:
24/09/1967

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  • The "Q4" referred to here was the Cunard Line's code-name for what we now know as the QE2.

    The christening and launch seen here took place on 20 September 1967.

    Not currently documented, at 03:50 thirteen Blackburn Buccaneers of the Fleet Air Arm fly over in anchor formation.

    jamied 15th Jan 2013

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